column-rule-color property CSS Reference

Definition and Usage

The column-rule-color CSS property lets you set the color of the rule drawn between columns in multi-column layouts.

  • Initial currentColor
  • Applies to multicol elements
  • Inherited no
  • Media visual
  • Computed Value If the value is translucent, the computed value will be the rgba() corresponding one. If it isn't, it will be the rgb() corresponding one. The transparent keyword maps to rgb(0,0,0).
  • Animatable yes, as a color
  • Canonical order the unique non-ambiguous order defined by the formal grammar


Formal syntax: <color>
column-rule-color: red
column-rule-color: rgb(192, 56, 78)
column-rule-color: transparent
column-rule-color: hsla(0, 100%, 50%, 0.6)
column-rule-color: inherit


Is a <color> value representing the color of the rule separating columns.


#header { column-rule-color: blue; }


Desktop browsers

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support (Yes)-webkit 3.5 (1.9.1)-moz 10 11.1 3.0 (522)-webkit

Mobile browsers

Feature Android Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support NA NA (Yes) NA NA NA

Relative articles